Posts from the ‘News’ Category

  • Alex supports calls for child neglect strategy

    March 28th, 2014 | News | Stockton North Labour Team | Comments Off

    Child neglect has been cited as the most frequent reason for child protection referrals, with as many as one in ten children across the UK suffering from neglect.  And Alex Cunningham has this week voiced his support for calls on the Government to develop an effective strategy to tackle child neglect. Action for Children’s report, […]

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  • Heritage Lottery Fund

    Alex welcomes Heritage Lottery Fund grant for local project

    March 28th, 2014 | News | Stockton North Labour Team | Comments Off

    News that the Heritage Lottery Fund has granted an award of £24,000 to the Tees Valley Wildlife Trust for their Hardwick Dene Interpreted project has been warmly welcomed by Alex Cunningham, Stockton North’s Labour Member of Parliament. Hardwick Dene is a piece of quiet countryside in an area of urban bustle that has been saved […]

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  • World TB Day

    Alex calls for global action to combat TB

    March 24th, 2014 | News | Stockton North Labour Team | Comments Off

    Every year over a million people die from a disease that many people consider to have already been eradicated, and Alex Cunningham has called for greater action to prevent the tragedy of tuberculosis (TB). And to mark World TB Day, Stockton North’s Labour MP has joined representatives from across the G7 and EU to urge […]

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  • Retirement of Teesside Coroner

    Retirement of Teesside Coroner

    March 19th, 2014 | News | Stockton North Labour Team | Comments Off

    Speaking on the retirement of Teesside’s Coroner, Michael Sheffield, Alex said: “I am pleased and relieved that the Teesside Coroner has finally had the good sense to step down and make way for someone who can come in and develop the kind of service the bereaved people of Teesside deserve.  For too long they had […]

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  • Alex & We Made It Launch (March 2014)

    Alex hopes competition success will promote engineering and manufacturing careers amongst young people

    March 19th, 2014 | News | Stockton North Labour Team | Comments Off

    Alex Cunningham was pleased to welcome budding Stockton North designer Amelia Rose Curry to Westminster recently to celebrate the North Shore Academy pupil’s recent triumph as part of the We Made It! competition. The competition invited 11-14 year olds across the country to submit their design for a product, gadget, gizmo, toy or tool they […]

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